Tips For Hosting A Valentines Party On A Budget

It doesn’t take a lot of money to throw a successful party. By shopping smart and utilizing the things in your home, you’ll have everything you need to decorate, entertain, and feed your party guests on a budget! Keep reading for how to host a Valentines party on a budget. Valentines Party On A Budget Skip the paper invitations Don’t waste money and time with traditional paper invites. There are many sites online where you can find gorgeous free e-cards. Many of these sites have an invitation feature – so you’ll be able to send great looking invitations completely free […] Read more »

The Ultimate List Of Free Valentine Printables

  Valentine’s day is almost here and if you’re looking for some fun ways to celebrate with your family, I have a lot of great ideas to share with you – and they’re free! There are over 40 free valentine printables for you to browse from some of the best bloggers around. Free Valentine Printables [pictured above] Coupon book for kids Glow stick cards I’ll never Lego of you! Backpack charms Treat bag toppers with jokes Valentine cards Tweetheart cards Cute cards with children Make your own Valentine card Aliens, pirates, robots and superheroes Valentine truck Lego cards Tree of […] Read more »

Recipes For National Popcorn Day

Popcorn is a delicious snack and there’s no better time to experiment with different flavors than National Popcorn Day. January 19 is National Popcorn Day and we’re celebrating with some delicious recipes from our blogging friends. National Popcorn Day Shown above: Irish Creme Flavored Popcorn Sweet And Salty Stove Top Popcorn Gooey Caramel Did you know that Americans eat about 17 billion quarts of popcorn each year? Shown above: 1. Parmageddon popcorn 2. Sweet and salty kettle corn 3. Masala spiced popcorn 4. White chocolate confetti popcorn Shown above: 1. Hot chocolate popcorn 2. Always perfect stovetop popcorn 3. Parmesan […] Read more »

January Is National Soup Month | 40+ Recipes

January is National Soup Month! Soup is such a versatile meal and can be prepared as many ways as you can think of. You can eat it alone or with salad, bread, crackers or sandwiches for a heartier meal. National Soup Month Do you have a soup recipe or blog post? Share it below so we can check it out. Shown above (clockwise from top left) 1. Slow cooker black bean soup 2. Cannellini bean, carrot + kale soup 3. Golden lentil barley soup 4. Coconut chickpea sweet potato soup 5. Better for you zuppa toscana Shown above (clockwise from […] Read more »

Get Rewarded For Being A Food Advisor [exp. 1/15]

A major food industry manufacturer wants to hear what you think – and will reward you for your thoughts and opinions! If you care about the ingredients in the items you purchase for your family, you don’t want to miss this opportunity! Apply to become a food advisor and if you qualify you’ll be invited to join an exclusive online community as a Food Advisor. If selected you’ll share your opinions and ideas with company executives, participate in discussions and answer survey questions on a monthly basis. For your valuable contribution, you’ll be rewarded with Amazon eGift cards! Spots are […] Read more »

Rockefeller Center Ice Skating

Since January is National Skating Month, I want to share some videos and photos from our day of ice skating at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. Rockefeller Center Ice Skating View the rest of the videos here. The Rink at Rockefeller Center was constructed in 1936, after Nelson Rockefeller found a new system that created artificial outdoor ice skating. It was an immediate tourist attraction and has become one of the most famous ice skating rinks in the world. My daughter Jacqueline If you’re a parent or grandparent, join our group for tons of great ideas from awesome bloggers! Read more »

Giveaways To Enter: $100 Amazon Or Paypal [ends 1/22]

Giveaways to enter Would you like to start your year with some extra spending money? Maybe it’ll be a sign of things to come for you in 2017. 🙂 A bunch of us bloggers got together to bring our readers two $100 giveaways to enter this month so make sure you enter both! How to enter: There are 20 ways to enter, each worth one entry. Do all 20 and get 20 entries! If you’re already a follower, claim that entry! This giveaway starts January 9 at midnight EST and ends January 22 at 11:59 PM EST. USA, 18+. One […] Read more »

January Is National Skating Month

January is National Skating Month, sponsored by US Figure Skating. It gives ice skating rinks, organizations and programs a chance to showcase and promote ice skating to families across the country. Ice skating is a wonderful way to keep your family fit! Check the US Figure Skating site for local rinks that you and your family can visit. National Skating Month Growing up in NYC, my mother took me to Abe Stark Ice Skating Rink dozens of times. I have wonderful memories of going there with her. She would always get hot chocolate for us and one of those big […] Read more »

Giveaways And Sweepstakes: $100 Amazon Or Paypal [ends 1/21]

I love bringing giveaways and sweepstakes to my readers, but I’m picky about which ones I participate in. I know you love cash and gift cards giveaways so I’m happy to bring you this one! Giveaways and Sweepstakes This giveaway is being hosted and sponsored by the very generous Amy from Amy & Aron’s Real Life Reviews. Guidelines One Winner – choice of Amazon or Paypal Open to World Wide Open until 11;59 PM January 21 There are daily bonus entries so please check back tomorrow. Share it with your family and friends, they’ll want to enter to win too! […] Read more »

Winter Writing Prompt

Using writing prompts in a fun way can spark creativity in young children. It gets them writing about a topic they may not have thought about before and helps them take notice of details. Print out this winter writing prompt and find out how you can get four more activity sheets below. Winter writing prompt This writing prompt can be printed multiple times. Only for personal use. Not be sold or added to a package of printable either for sale or free. Can be used in a blogging roundup with link back to this page. Click here to print out […] Read more »

Enter To Win $150 Amazon Gift Card [ends 1/31]

Don’t you love shopping on Amazon? They have great prices, fast shipping and just about anything you could want, all on one site. Wouldn’t it be awesome to shop for free?!! How does a $150 Amazon gift card sound? Enter to win below and you may be our lucky winner! Enter to win   Entry-Form   The cohosts and sponsors of this event are,, Miki’s Hope, TheSugarFreeDiva, DinedandDashed, Mel from FreebiesCodesCouponsAndDeals, PlusSizePosh, Becky Hanes, TheChocoholicsDiary and Easter Babes Theory. Disclosure/Disclaimer: This site or any other site associated with this event has in no way been compensated for the […] Read more »

25 Things To Buy In January

For your convenience, some of the supplies are linked to Amazon where you can buy them from home. As an affiliate and customer, there’s no site like Amazon for variety and low prices.   January is a great time to head to the stores because there are many products that will be at their lowest price of the season during this month. The key is, knowing exactly what those products are so you can plan your shopping strategy! January sales can save you a substantial amount of money on items you regularly use and I’ve compiled a list of 25 […] Read more »

Giveaways: $100 Paypal or Amazon [ends 1/15]

I am so excited to team up with some awesome bloggers to bring all our readers and followers an amazing giveaway! One lucky winner will get a $100 Amazon gift card or Paypal cash (winners choice)! Giveaways: $100 Amazon Gift Card or Paypal Cash. How to enter: There are four groups of five Instagram accounts. Each group is worth 5 entries. Follow all 20 accounts for 20 entries. If you’re already a follower, claim that entry! This giveaway starts January 2 at midnight EST and ends January 15 at 11:59 PM EST. USA, 18+. One winner will be randomly selected […] Read more »